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Pet First Aid

Pet First Aid workshop provides 4-6 hours training.  

The focus for the day is on being able to identify when something isnít right with a pet and being able to act accordingly in an emergency situation before you get to the vet.  It also takes a look at how you can prevent some emergencies from occurring in the first place.  Delegates will leave with knowledge on how to prevent, identify and take the appropriate action in the case of an emergency.

It is delivered by our Community and Education Veterinary Nurses through a mixture of:

  • Facilitator led theory work
  • Group discussion
  • Case studies
  • Video examples
  • Practical exercises

The full course covers:

  • Heatstroke
  • Bandaging
  • Bloat
  • Poisoning
  • Seizures
  • Choking
  • Resuscitation

At the end of the course you will be able to test your knowledge on what youíve learnt by completing an online quiz.  You have 7 days and 3 attempts to pass the quiz.  To enable this you will have to register online.


Other courses delivered are the Animal Heroes, Be Petwise, Dog Safety workshop.

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